Mary's Song

The Annunciation

M. Roger Holland, II

Text Author: M. Roger Holland, II

© 2014 GIA.


Item #: G-8633     Status: Available

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Vocal Forces: SATB, Solo

Accompaniment: Piano

Guitar: Yes

Series: AACMS

Difficulty Level: E/M


A slow, gospel groove with an R & B feel complements this contemporary interpretation of the Annunciation. A series of multiple modulations build the excitement and drive the piece to its climactic resolution and Mary’s final yes—“Let it be according to your will.” The piece requires a strong soloist to rise above the choral parts. The addition of a rhythm section would enhance the performance of this Roger Holland original.

Categories: African American, Choral/Vocal

Liturgical: Annunciation, Immaculate Conception, Advent 4 B

Topical: Marian

Number of Pages: 20

Language: English

Format: Octavo